Sunday, April 9, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

9 -1 Clear +Coolish - Rain- was at our church in the Mg. with son Chas and wife- spent rest of day Evg. at home to bed 9 PM.

Monday, April 10, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

10 -2 Clear -Coolish - windy - wrote letter to Edward S. Sayres Phila. in reply to his recd. 5 inst. (v. Mem in same) also Jno. C. Wilson informing him of mine of 21st. ult. also to Jos. Pilkington West Chester, Pa. informing him of situation of his cause in trial list and to send me $10 fee.- recd. letter from Geo. Fleming "Carlisle Apl. 6" and Pos. 6Cts. +wrote to him in reply (v. Mem on his letter) also recd letter from Adam Sallade "West Hanover Apl. 6."- rode on horseback 7 miles from 4 to 5 P.M. spent eveng. in my office and to bed at 10 P.M.

Tuesday, April 11, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

11 -3 Clear +Beautiful- rode on horseback from 8¾ to 10A.M. 9 miles- was at House of Rep. 15 min. till 1 P.M. Dan Smith, Michl. Alleman +David Mumma in my office, latter to pay money to former, sent letter +Box by Miss Catherine Shenk to Smith & Hodgson Phila. letter [?], dated 30 ult. having been written to send it. Was engaged good part of Day in giving my attention at April 11-3 Contd. - Wister property to taking down and hauling away to my cellar an old shed complained of by Mr. Ken and on his agreement to put up a new fence between us both where shed taken away and between end of his house and his privy at his own expense. but with a [?] intimation to him by me that no agreement [?] or implied may to be inferred in favour of the position of his fence which I thought was not on the line but on [?] I also objected to his roof jutting over on our lot. to all which he assented and said it should be corrected when reqd. or far as wrong. Chas. W. Rinehard having one Jno. Gilbert engaged with him took down the shed and hauled it away by 4 P.M. from after breakfast. -Recd. letter from Christn. Kintzel Millersburg April 10" in reply to mine of 4 inst. I was at H of Rep. 15 min. about 4 P.M. paid Betsey Nathan $1.00 in full for Washing +baking last week +for washing this Day. spent Evg. in my office +to bed at 10 P.M.

Wednesday, April 12, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

12 -4 Clear +fine -mild- paid Mumma (David Jr.) for 2 lbs. Butter 30 Cts. Paid for a shad 18¾- for segars 12½ +sundries 5. Amt. 6¼ Cts. [?] in the [?] Inst. $30 which is entered in my Book +theirs as of to morrow because about 3P.M. when done rode on horseback 8 miles by 10 A.M. and walked 2 miles about 4½ P.M. Called on Judge Eldred at his room Buehlers Hotel about 8 P.M. +spent half an hour - to bed 10 P.M.

Thursday, April 13, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

13 -5 Clear Cloudy +Mild -Recd. letter last Evg. from Jno. Moore "Carlisle Apl. 11" +rcd. Pos. 6Cts. for reply see Mem on same. paid for 5 lbs Crackers 25 cts. for 1½ Qt. Pine Lamp oil 25Cts. for Cast Steel soap. [?] wife 25 Cts. Amt. 75Cts. Wrote to C. J. Fry Gratz in reply to his recd. 7 inst. (v. mem on his letter) also to Christian Kintzel Millersburg in reply to his Recd. 11 inst. +sending him petition +c. -rode on horseback 8 miles from 8¾ to 10 A.M. Rain in after -noon - called at room Ms. J. F. Crabb at 5 P.M. April 13 -5 Contd. - Recd. of C.F. Muench, trustee +c. to sell real estate of Jno. C. Brenizer decd. Fee $10 in full for my profl. services about said appointment +Sale and for proceedings after such sale to settlement by trustee settled all accts. with Elizabeth Brenizer widw. of Jno. C. Brenizer decd. and recd. of her in full for all my Profl. services about said Estate to this time Bal. of Fees $70 (v. 30 March 1842) and vide copy of Bill +receipt to her among my loose receipts and her receipt to me for Bal. in full of the $147..28 recd. of Wm. Balsley 29th. Dec. last Ten dols. of said $70 was for stating +c. his advers. a/c. that is to say pd. his said $147.28 as follows to wit,

to Jno. Hoffman Register 6 Jany. last --$9. 00
" Jacob Shell CK of [?] Ct ---------2 00
" F K Boas for Geo W. Balsley 8 Apl. inst- ---------50 58
" Bal her [?] rendered due me for profl. servic60 00
" For stating +c her a/c as above ----------------10.00
$132 26
paid her Bal. in [?]15 00
$ 147 28

the said C.F. Muench attending to said settlement for her in her presence.

Paid A. M. Pipe for F.R. Shunk $27.10½ further proportion of House money out of money recd. by me for Mr. Shunk the 13 Jany. last. (vide 27 ultimo) (v. my loose receipts- spent Evg. in my office and to bed at 10 P.M.

Friday, April 14, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

14 -6 Rain nearly allday - Mild pd. for 2 lbs. Beef steak 12½ cts. for salt 25 Cts. Newspaper Pos. 3Cts. Amt. 40½ Cts. Judge Eldred in my office this morning Franklin [?] in wishing me to pay him money from Trimble estate which I declined doing without an order from Thos. R. Trimble +Wm. Boyd two of adms. spent day in my office principally - shocking murder of an old man and his wife committed within 3 miles of this town about 9 to 11 a.m. name, Parthemer spent Eveng. in my office and to bed 10 P.M.

Saturday, April 15, 1843 page icon [Intro & Addenda] pdf icon [PDF]

15 -7 Clear +warmish - paid for veal 31¼ cts. for 2lbs Butter 37½ Cts. to Milleisen. to Barber for cutting my hair 12½ Cts. sundries 2Cts. Amt. 83¼Cts. was angered with C. W. Rinehart [sic] in sundry work in my yard in forenoon- rode on horseback 9 miles from 5 to 6¼ P.M. met Board of School Directors from 7 to 9 P.M. spent rest of Evg. in office +to bed at 10¼ P.M.

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